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In the next scene, Rick finally embraces his daughter and the future she symbolizes.

She fearlessly embraces everything, from sight gags to pratfalls.

Her comedy dissects the truth, and she embraces humor to ease the pain of tragedy.

A growth agenda is a winning one for the party that embraces and effectively advocates it.

The current culture, at least on the web, embraces nostalgia.

Considerable quantities of chromic iron are found on the hills in this area, which embraces about six hundred acres.

No—go when we will, and where we may, we shall hold ourselves amenable to defend and protect the country that embraces us.

The shepherd turns away, he says, the goats on the left, and embraces with his right hand the well-deserving lambs.

The congregation of our Parish Church is tolerably numerous, and embraces many fine human specimens.

The whole building really embraces three sections, and these were originally separated by heavy blank walls.


On this page you'll find 79 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to embraces, such as: grasp, nuzzle, lock, clinch, fold, and wrap.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.